Elementary school lunch menus

Turner Public Schools
Tuesday, Aug. 12
Half-day of school for first through fifth grades. Full day for sixth, seventh and ninth grades only.
Hot dog or corn dog. Snack chip.
Wednesday, Aug. 13
Preschool and kindergarten, first day.
Chicken drummie. Bread stick.
Thursday, Aug. 14
Meatball sub sandwich, or spaghetti with meatball, bread.
Friday, Aug. 15
Cheesy bread, sauce.

Alternate lunch entrée choices: Yogurt platter, or peanut butter and jelly platter. Fat-free and low-fat milk is available.
Fruit and veggie bar offered daily.

All menus subject to change.

School starts today for KCK, Turner schools

It’s the first day of school for many students in the Kansas City, Kan., Public Schools.

Students in kindergarten through fifth grade, sixth and ninth grade start school today.

Tuesday, Aug. 12, is a full day of school for all students.

In the Turner Public Schools, Monday, Aug. 11, is a half day in the morning for first through fifth grades.

Tuesday, Aug. 12, is a half day in the morning for first through fifth grades in the Turner district; and a full day for sixth, seventh and ninth grades only.

Wednesday, Aug. 13, is a full day for all students in the Turner district.

In the Piper School District, the first day of school for all students is Aug. 18.

In Piper, there is a half-day of school for students in sixth and ninth grade on Aug. 15, and for all new students in sixth through 12th grades on Aug. 15.

In the Bonner Springs-Edwardsville School District, Tuesday, Aug. 12, will be sixth and ninth grade orientation, from 7:45 a.m. to 11:30 a.m.

The first day of school in the Bonner Springs-Edwardsville district will be Thursday, Aug. 14.

Free fireworks display planned tonight at Pierson Park

A free fireworks display is planned tonight at Pierson Park, South 55th and Douglas, Kansas City, Kan.

Sponsored by the Turner Recreation Commission and the Unified Government, the free professional fireworks display will begin after dark, expected to start around 9:45 p.m., at Pierson Park.

Those attending may bring lawn chairs or blankets to sit on. Personal fireworks will not be allowed in the park.